For each RELEASE: prune its pre-release points in time. Appetites for historic dates are sated elsewhere, at pages such as:
- the schedule at https://www.freebsd.org/releases/12.4R/
- and so on.
Think beyond the newsflashes page itself. With no more than six flashes represented at the FreeBSD Project home page, timely pruning will significantly improve first impressions of this area of the page. For posterity (captured today) – three of six flashes are redundant:
Improved the preamble (the text that precedes dated flashes), partly by moving GNOME- and KDE-related texts to the News page.
Origin of diff 2 here: